Last Updated
07/05/2024 7:38 AM
Date Started
07/03/2024 1:47 PM
Location Information
Sharp Road, Simi Valley
Latitude / Longitude
Admin Unit
Ventura County Fire Department
Incident Management Team
No team assigned
Under Investigation

Resources Assigned

  • 200

Numerous firefighting air tankers from throughout the State are flying fire suppression missions as conditions allow.

Status Update

Situation Summary

The fire has currently spread to 133 acres, as mapped by sensory aircraft. Approximately 200 firefighters are on scene. Air tankers are dropping Phos-Chek retardant, and helicopters are concentrating on hot spots. Engine companies are hiking in thousands of feet of hose to extend attack lines, while hand crews are building containment lines with hand tools. Bulldozers are also being used to construct containment lines.

Agency Information

Simi Valley Police, Ventura County Sheriff's Department

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